FILM : Ipcress File, The
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Ipcress File, The 1965 Michael Caine, Nigel Green, Guy Doleman, Gordon Jackson, Sue Lloyd, Frank Gatliff London
Director : Sidney J. Furie   Production Company : The Rank Organisation, Lowndes Productions Ltd, Steven S. A.  Region : LONDON H-L

A counter espionage agent deals with his own bureaucracy while investigating the kidnapping and brainwashing of British scientists.

Ian MacDonald advises that the Supermarket shown in the film was Gardners, 31 The Broadway, Wimbledon, identified as a result of the shops seen opposite through the supermaket window, S J Pierce and the TV rental shop next door. All now absorbed into the redevelopment of the area. A picture of the supermarket can be viewed in a download pdf available here and select "e1. LAP Wim Shops".

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson.

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Ipcress File, The - Eventually, Grantby's chief of staff, codename Housemartin (Oliver MacGreevy), appears to feed the parking meter. In the background stands the Royal College of Music, also seen in 'The Girl on the Boat', 'Interlude' and 'The Thirty Nine Steps'.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi020. Eventually, Grantby's chief of staff, codename Housemartin (Oliver MacGreevy), appears to feed the parking meter. In the background stands the Royal College of Music, also seen in 'The Girl on the Boat', 'Interlude' and 'The Thirty Nine Steps'.

ipcfi020n. No meters left now. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 15-02-2016)

Ipcress File, The - Housemartin returns to Grantby as he reads in the Royal School of Mines library. The Royal Albert Hall stands in the background.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi021. Housemartin returns to Grantby as he reads in the Royal School of Mines library. The Royal Albert Hall stands in the background.

ipcfi021n. This comparison was provided by Jimmy Smith.

Ipcress File, The - Palmer follows. Panning right brings the Royal School of Mines into view on Prince Consort Road SW7.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi022. Palmer follows. Panning right brings the Royal School of Mines into view on Prince Consort Road SW7.

ipcfi022n. A similar view, complete with car roof. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 05-01-2009)

Ipcress File, The - Housemartin enters the building and Palmer follows to meet with Grantby. Outsise the Royal School of Mines on Prince Consort Road, South Kensington.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi023. Housemartin enters the building and Palmer follows to meet with Grantby. Outsise the Royal School of Mines on Prince Consort Road, South Kensington.

ipcfi023n. The same entrance from SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 05-01-2009)

Ipcress File, The - After Grantby gives him a telephone number, Palmer decides to check it. Facing east on Prince Consort Road.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi024. After Grantby gives him a telephone number, Palmer decides to check it. Facing east on Prince Consort Road.

ipcfi024n. Now. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 15-02-2016)

Ipcress File, The - As he learns that the number is disconnected, Palmer sees Housemartin and Grantby heading to their car. The steps running between Prince Consort Road and Kensington Gore as seen from the film's prop phone box.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi025. As he learns that the number is disconnected, Palmer sees Housemartin and Grantby heading to their car. The steps running between Prince Consort Road and Kensington Gore as seen from the film's prop phone box.

ipcfi025n. They plonked the box just at the base of the steps. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 15-02-2016)

Ipcress File, The - The ensuing fight between Palmer and Housemartin is watched by an American Agent (Tony Caunter). Prince Consort Road in South Kensington SW7.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi026. The ensuing fight between Palmer and Housemartin is watched by an American Agent (Tony Caunter). Prince Consort Road in South Kensington SW7.

ipcfi026n. Some nice detail in the Royal College of Music. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 15-02-2016)

Ipcress File, The - When Housemartin gets the better of him, Palmer watches as  Grantby is driven away. Looking towards the statue of Prince Albert on Kensington Gore.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi027. When Housemartin gets the better of him, Palmer watches as Grantby is driven away. Looking towards the statue of Prince Albert on Kensington Gore.

ipcfi027n. Now. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 15-02-2016)

Ipcress File, The - After making his report, Palmer heads home with groceries. The corner of Stanlake Villas and Stanlake Road in Shepherd's Bush.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi028. After making his report, Palmer heads home with groceries. The corner of Stanlake Villas and Stanlake Road in Shepherd's Bush.

ipcfi028n. Steve Connolly captured the same place.

Ipcress File, The - The junction of Stanlake Villas with Stanlake Road in W12 with the rear of Shepherd's Bush Police Station on the extreme left.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi028a. The junction of Stanlake Villas with Stanlake Road in W12 with the rear of Shepherd's Bush Police Station on the extreme left.

ipcfi028an. Panning right at the same location by Steve Connolly.

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